MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2017 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (9.6.2017 – 11.6.2017) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

Hey, guys... Let's take off... TO THE GREAT WHITE NORTH... (It's a beauty way to go!) If you haven't guessed... ...It's time for the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada 2017! And, if you're watching from just a bump across the southern border... ...Like I am (from just across the Manitoba and Ontario borders, in … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2017 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (9.6.2017 – 11.6.2017) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2016 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (10.6.2016 – 12.6.2016) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

Hi. So... ...If you are in the US, you may have noticed that the Canadian Grand Prix is not on NBC. ...As it usually is. ...Due to unforeseen atrocities, today's action has moved (back) to NBCSN. ...And, for those following IndyCar, that action has moved to CNBC. ...Just another dark day in America, folks. ...So … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2016 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (10.6.2016 – 12.6.2016) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2016 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (10.6.2016 – 12.6.2016) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// QUALIFYING…

Bonjour! Welcome (back) to North America. Now... ...Why on earth would anyone want to make such a long trip? ...Well... ...Wide, open spaces. ...Massive portions of food. ...Some people might be into all the animals and elements that could kill a person. ...But, this weekend... ...It's all about the Canadian Grand Prix! ...So, pick up … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2016 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (10.6.2016 – 12.6.2016) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// QUALIFYING…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (5.6.2015 – 7.6.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

Bonjour! Welcome (back) to the Americas! This is F1. And this? This is the Canadian Grand Prix! Let's just get to the wheres, shall we? ...Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. ...Montreal, Quebec. ...The circuit is 4.361km (2.710mi) long. ...Shaped like a sleepy walrus. ...With 14 (abrupt) turns. ...Between long "straights". ...Run clockwise. ...In a very claustrophobic, tunnel-like … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (5.6.2015 – 7.6.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (5.6.2015 – 7.6.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// QUALIFYING…

Good noon! It is noon (Central Time). This is NBCSN. This is F1. And, yes, this is the Canadian Grand Prix. Qualifying, to be exact. Okay, a little, tiny bit about the circuit. ...Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. ...In beautiful Montreal, Quebec. ...Oh, I so wanted to move up to Quebec as a nerdy kid. ...Bygones. ...The … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (5.6.2015 – 7.6.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// QUALIFYING…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (5.6.2015 – 7.6.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// P2…

Good afternoon! This is Formula 1. The Canadian Grand Prix. Though equidistant, this is the one that feels more familiar to me. ...(Maybe) I'm just used to Canada, being a border kid. Anyway... In 2014, 12 of 22 cars failed to finish the Canadian Grand Prix. So, a little look at this killer track... ...As … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (5.6.2015 – 7.6.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// P2…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF MONACO (21.5.2015 – 24.5.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// QUALIFYING…

Well, bonjour! Let's just cut the crap and get to it, shall we? Because... ...This is the Monaco Grand Prix. ...The big one. ...Thee race. ...The one everyone and their mother knows. ...The one I remember watching with my mom on a big console TV as a toddler. ...This.  Is.  It. Okay... ...Circuit de Monaco. … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF MONACO (21.5.2015 – 24.5.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// QUALIFYING…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// F1 FRIDAY /// THIS IS RIDICULOUS: HAVE YOU EVER WONDERED WHAT IT LOOKS LIKE WHEN SOMEONE WHOSE NATURAL STATE IS ‘STOKED’ GETS STOKED?, CANADA 2014 /// 13.6.2014…

After winning the 2014 Canadian Grand Prix, during the podium interviews, a merrily stunned Ricciardo (charmingly) commented, "This is ridiculous!".  It was.  In the best, most refreshing way.  In a race of heart-pounding and heart-breaking excitement, this was another spectacular, feel-good Formula One moment for the books.

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// DRIVERS’ CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 - 8.6.2014) /// DRIVERS' CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS...  N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES), 140 --- L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES), 118 --- D RICCIARDO-AUS (RED BULL), 79 --- F ALONSO-ESP (FERRARI), 69...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// FINAL…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014-8.6.2014) /// FINAL...  D RICCIARDO-AUS (RED BULL) --- N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES) --- S VETTEL-DEU (RED BULL) --- J BUTTON-GBR (MCLAREN)...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?

Hello. It's time for the Canadian Grand Prix. Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve, Montreal, Quebec. ...Where it is sunny and a little over 73F/23C. ...Warmer on track, of course. ...Despite it being a beautifully tree-lined circuit. ...Surrounded by water. ...The track is 4.361km/2.71mi long. ...The race will be 70 laps. ...Run clockwise. ...Which will put the total distance … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// STARTING GRID…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// Q3…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014-8.6.2014) /// Q3…  N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES) --- L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- S VETTEL-DEU (RED BULL) --- V BOTTAS-FIN (WILLIAMS)...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// Q2…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014-8.6.2014) /// Q2…  L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES) --- F MASSA-BRA (WILLIAMS) --- V BOTTAS-FIN (WILLIAMS)...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// Q1…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014-8.6.2014) /// Q1…  L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- K MAGNUSSEN-DEN (MCLAREN) --- N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES) --- J BUTTON-GBR (MCLAREN)...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// P3…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014-8.6.2014) /// P3…  L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- F MASSA-BRA (WILLIAMS) --- N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES) --- F ALONSO-ESP (FERRARI)...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// QUALIFYING…

Bonjour! Welcome back to North America. This is Montreal. And, this is Qualifying. Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve. ...4.361km (2.71mi) in length. ...Fast, sweeping corners with long "straights". ...(They're not all 100% straight, but enough to get and keep a lot of speed.) ...The circuit is a bit old school, tree-lined and very Euro-lovely. ...The track is run … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// QUALIFYING…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// P2…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014-8.6.2014) /// P2...  L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES) --- S VETTEL-DEU (RED BULL) --- K RÄIKKÖNEN-FIN (FERRARI)...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// P2…

Good afternoon! Welcome back to North America, F1! It's the Grand Prix of Canada! Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve. ...Montreal. ...Which is in Quebec. ...Where they speak Quebecois. ...Fun fact: when I was a kid, it was recommended that we take French, rather than Spanish or German, because we're in a border state. ...Boy, was that bad advice. … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// P2…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// P1…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014-8.6.2014) /// P1...  F ALONSO-ESP (FERRARI) --- L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES) --- S VETTEL-DEU (RED BULL)...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (6.6.2014 – 8.6.2014) /// A CHEAT SHEET…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// F1 FRIDAY /// THE 2014 F1 CALENDAR /// 14.3.2014…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// FINAL…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// FINAL...  S VETTEL-DEU (RED BULL) --- F ALONSO-ESP (FERRARI) --- L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- M WEBBER-AUS (RED BULL)...  (further details at formula1.com)

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// Q3…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// Q3...  S VETTEL-DEU (RED BULL) --- L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- V BOTTAS-FIN (WILLIAMS) --- N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES)...  (further details at formula1.com)

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// Q2…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// Q2...  L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- M WEBBER-AUS (RED BULL) --- S VETTEL-DEU (RED BULL) --- V BOTTAS-FIN (WILLIAMS)...  (further details at formula1.com)

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// Q1…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// Q1...  S VETTEL-DEU (RED BULL) --- F ALONSO-ESP (FERRARI) --- M WEBBER-AUS (RED BULL) --- V BOTTAS-FIN (WILLIAMS)...  (further details at formula1.com)

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// P3…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// P3…  M WEBBER-AUS (RED BULL) --- A SUTIL-DEU (FORCE INDIA) --- L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- F ALONSO-ESP (FERRARI)...  (further details at formula1.com)

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY…

2 0 1 3   G R A N D   P R I X   O F   C A N A D A C I R C U I T   G I L L E S - V I L L E N E U V E ,   M O N … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// P2…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// P2...  F ALONSO-ESP (FERRARI) --- L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- R GROSJEAN-FRA (LOTUS) --- M WEBBER-AUS (RED BULL)...  (further details at formula1.com)

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// P1…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF CANADA (7.6.2013-9.6.2013) /// P1...  P DI RESTA-GBR (FORCE INDIA) --- J BUTTON-GBR (MCLAREN) --- R GROSJEAN-FRA (LOTUS) --- F ALONSO-ESP (FERRARI)...  (further details at formula1.com)